New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1926. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #019386
Two volume set. Vol. I: xvi, 480 pages. Vol. II: vi, 482 pages including an index. Volume one is signed and inscribed by the author: Herbert [name withheld] to one who will appreciate the 'peculiarsome' Lincoln Feb 12, 1926 [signed] Carl Sandburg". Both volumes are bound in hardcover navy cloth with moderate shelfwear and a few small spots of discoloration on the boards; protected in archival mylar. No dustjackets. A few tiny stains to the closed page edges. There is minor foxing to about the first 20 pages of both volumes. Stated on copyright page "First Edition After Printing 260 De Luxe Copies." The set is illustrated with 75 photographs and reproductions of letters and documents. First edition.